Category: Current Issue

Remembering the fallen

REMEMBERING THE FALLEN … Deputy Chief Minister Datuk Christina Liew represented Chief Minister Datuk Seri Shafie Apdal at the official wreath laying in memory of the fallen (Australians and Sabahans) at the ANZAC DAY 2019 Dawn Service which began at 5.30am at the Sandakan Memorial[...] [...]

Government is urged not to take easy way out on SILF

KIULU: Assemblyman Datuk Joniston Bangkuai maintained his stand that the presence of the Sabah Inland Foreigners (SILF) is posing a threat to the state. He said his contention was based on information shared by State National Registration Department (NRD) Director Ismail Ahmad, which was reported[...] [...]

A blessed and happy Easter: Mohd Shafie

KOTA KINABALU: Sabah Chief Minister, Datuk Seri Haji Mohd Shafie Apdal and his wife, Datin Seri Shuryani Shuaib wishes to convey their greetings to all those celebrating Easter tomorrow. “Wishing all of Christian faith in Sabah and the rest of the nation, a blessed and[...] [...]

Yamani stays as Sipitang MP

KOTA KINABALU: Yamani Hafez Musa will stay on as the Member of Parliament for Sipitang after an Election Petition filed against him was ordered to be struck out at the Election Court here Monday. Kuching-based High Court Judge Azhahari Kamal Ramli made the ruling after[...] [...]

PBS cannot support proposed amendment in its present form

KOTA MARUDU: Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) is adamant to deny the proposed amendment on Article 1(2) of the Federal Constitution, as at its current form, it is contrary to that enshrined in the Malaysia Agreement 1963 (MA63). Describing the current proposed amendment as “a disappointment”,[...] [...]

Commemoration of Earth Hour 60+ 2019 at UMS

KOTA KINABALU: A commemorative Earth Hour 60+ 2019 celebration held at the Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) Marching Square recently attracted about 1,000 students and staff as well as members of the public. The event was jointly organised by UMS Student Council Session 2018/2019 (Entrepreneurship and[...] [...]

PBS told to accept political landscape changes

KOTA KINABALU: PBS should stop with their blaming game and just accept that it is the political landscape in Malaysia and Sabah that has changed. Upko vice president Datuk Gilbert Sham said if they persisted that PBS’ predicament was due to Upko then there must[...] [...]

Upko betrays the KDM Presidential Council pact

PAPAR: Upko betrayed the Presidential Council made up of the three Barisan Nasional (BN) KDM components when it left the coalition to switch sides on May 10, 2018. Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) vice president Datuk Johnny Mositun said his president Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Ongkili[...] [...]

PBS should start owning up to their decisions

KOTA KINABALU: Parti Bersatu Sabah (PBS) should start owning up to the decision and the direction that it has taken so far, instead of blaming its predicament on others, particularly, Upko. Upko Secretary General Nelson Angang reminded Dr Maximus that Upko is where it is[...] [...]